James J. Robinson is a photographer and filmmaker from Melbourne based in New York. He is the former creative director of international photography collective/independent publishing house AEVOE, where he managed 30 artists and published numerous photobooks.

James has recently completed a Bachelor in Film & Television at Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, where he studied under full scholarship. Having created a number of short films and music videos, as well as myriad fashion editorials and campaigns, his work is exclusively created through analogue mediums including 35mm/120 film, Super 8, Super 16 and VHS.

He can be reached at hi@james-j-robinson.com.


+1 (929) 430-1982

Selected Clients/Publishers

adidas Originals / Acclaim Magazine / Amnesty International / Bullett Magazine / Catalogue Magazine / Diesel / Fashion Journal / Footlocker / Future Music Festival / i-D Magazine / Nylon / Nylon Japan / Opening Ceremony / Oyster Magazine / PUMA / Sony Australia / Sony Indonesia / TEDxSydney / Vogue Australia


Exhibitions/Publications

‘Sky’ film - TEDxSydney at Sydney Opera House, April 2014
The Loop Featured Artist, June 2014
‘The Glaze Age’ - Liberty Social Exhibition, August 2014
Fashion Journal issue #139, September 2014
Fashion Journal issue #142, December 2014
‘Somnambulists’ - Brunswick Street Gallery, March 2015
Fashion Journal issue #144, March 2015
‘Open for Business’ film - Milan Universal Expo, May to October 2015
Fashion Journal issue #152, December 2015
‘The Outsider’ print editorial, Fashion Journal issue #154, February 2016
Christie Morgan for NYLON Japan, February 2016
‘Kllo’ for Fashion Journal #159, July 2016
'After Hours' - Solo Exhibition at Junior Space Gallery, November 2016
Ayabambi for Oyster #109, November 2016
Byron Bay for NYLON Magazine, January 2017 issue
'Whispers in the Powder Room for NYLON Japan, July 2017 issue
Feature in MAPS Magazine Korea, July 2017 issue
Profile in Decorated Youth Magazine, July 2017 issue
Feature in Paulette Magazine, August 2017


Talks/Lectures

'Pursuing a Career in Media' - St. Kevin's College, September 2014
‘The Masses and the Media’ - RMIT University, September 2015
‘The World of Photo Collectives’ - Australian Centre for Contemporary Photography, December 2015
Glebe ColourSound Festival, Sydney - Guest speaker, April 2016
Rowville Secondary College - Guest lecturer, August 2016
Melbourne Music Week ‘Music in Motion’ - Panel at State Library of Victoria, November 2016